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Upstate Capital Weekly Newsletter – 7/13/22

Deals, News & Events for the Upstate Capital Investment Community 


Future of Air and Space Is Tomorrow

Tomorrow, July 14 in Rome NY, entrepreneurs, investors and industry experts will share the latest industry technology and trends in air and space.

  • Tours of advanced quantum computing labs and super-high-tech resources available at the Innovare Advancement Center at Griffiss Institute.
  • Pitches and presentations from innovators, investors and industry professionals.
  • Networking with technology demos, local music and great food!

NYSTAR, Upstate Capital, GENIUS NY, the Hustle Accelerator, and the Innovare Advancement Center at Griffiss Institute are pleased to invite you to Invest NY: Future of Air & Space highlighting the air, space, and defense industries and innovation across New York.


MEMBER HIGHLIGHT

Meet Upstate Capital’s New Member Liz Russell! Liz is Founder and CEO of Russel Street Consultancy in Syracuse, NY. She started Russell Street Consultancy offering startups and established companies customer success advice and consulting services to improve customer experiences.


VC + GROWTH

Topmark Partners was included in the investors that helped CEIPAL close $21M in funding. CEIPAL is the industry-leading AI-powered talent acquisition platform.

43North winner, Kangarootime closed on $26M of Series B capital. Kangarootime builds management software that supports the early childhood education market.


MEMBER NEWS

Matthew Pelkey was promoted to managing partner at Colligan Law and will assume all day-to-day operations from founder, David Colligan. As managing partner, he said, he wants to develop growing practice areas such as privacy law, cannabis, autonomous vehicles and artificial intelligence.

Are you looking for more news about the defense and public safety sectors? Check out the Rundown by Decisive Point. The Rundown is your weekly national security and government news brief, with insights for founders, investors, and those invested in the future of defense and public safety.


Are you a member of Upstate Capital?

If not, we’d love to have you join. Be part of the Upstate New York investment and business community. Gain access to Upstate Capital’s member network of investors, entrepreneurs, transaction professionals and service providers.

Join as a member by July 15 and be featured in this year’s Who’s Who in Venture Capital & Private Equity membership directory.

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2022 Annual Awards Award Winners

December 7, 2022

2022 Annual Awards Award Winners


Upstate Capital announces winners at the 7th Annual Awards Ceremony in Rochester for award categories designated by investment stage: seed, venture capital, growth equity, private equity, and exit.

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2022 Annual Awards Deal Nominations

November 16, 2022

2022 Annual Awards Deal Nominations


Upstate Capital announces the 7th Annual Awards Ceremony – Deal of the Year nominees representing Upstate NY companies. Check out the nominees for award categories designated by investment stage: seed, venture capital, growth equity, private equity, and exit.

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Middle-Market Private Equity + M&A Update – Q3 2022

November 1, 2022

Middle-Market Private Equity + M&A Update – Q3 2022


The Middle-Market PE + M&A Update is a quarterly publication for the Upstate NY deal-making community, presented by the Upstate Capital Association of NY and The Bonadio Group,

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Upstate Capital Weekly Newsletter – 10/26/22

October 26, 2022

Upstate Capital Weekly Newsletter – 10/26/22


Send your nominations for the Annual Awards Celebration by October 31st! Nominate a client company and associated transaction, a colleague, or even your own successful deal. Multiple entries are encouraged.

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Event Recap – Invest NY: Climate Tech

October 24, 2022

Event Recap – Invest NY: Climate Tech


Over 100 people gathered at the University at Albany’s ETEC Center on October 19 for Invest NY: Climate Tech. The event was part of the Invest NY series, sponsored by NYSTAR and NYSERDA and produced by Upstate Capital, designed to highlight innovation in various industries across New York.

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Upstate Capital Weekly Newsletter – 10/19/22

October 19, 2022

Upstate Capital Weekly Newsletter – 10/19/22


Send your nominations for the Annual Awards Celebration by October 31st! Nominate a client company and associated transaction, a colleague, or even your own successful deal. Multiple entries are encouraged.

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Upstate Capital Weekly Newsletter – 10/13/22

October 13, 2022

Upstate Capital Weekly Newsletter – 10/13/22


Last Call to Register for Invest NY: Climate Tech at the University at Albany’s ETEC Center. Meet more than 30 startups, venture-backed CEOs, investors, and keynote with Dr. Bill Acker talking about the future of energy storage. Join us in-person and online!

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Upstate Capital Weekly Newsletter – 10/5/22

October 5, 2022

Upstate Capital Weekly Newsletter – 10/5/22


Should you or someone you know be recognized at the Annual Awards Celebration? Nominations are open now through October 31 for capital providers, companies, and people in the industry.

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Event Recap – 2022 Buffalo Private Equity Summit

September 28, 2022

Event Recap – 2022 Buffalo Private Equity Summit


On Wednesday, September 21 through Thursday, September 22, 2022, Upstate Capital hosted the Buffalo Private Equity Summit in Buffalo, NY. This event featured panels with investors, dealmakers and M&A professionals, as well as opportunities to network. Wednesday began with invitation-only round table discussions with Michael Richter and Women in Leadership at Marcy Casino in Delaware […]

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Upstate Capital Weekly Newsletter – 9/28/22

September 28, 2022

Upstate Capital Weekly Newsletter – 9/28/22


Invest NY: Climate Tech will be held at the brand new University at Albany ETEC on October 19. This year’s program will include a keynote presentation from Dr. William Acker.

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